Discourses on the publick revenues, and on the trade of England : in two parts. Viz. I. Of the use of political arithmetick, in all considerations about the revenues and trade. II. On credit, and the means and methods by which it may be restored. III. On the management of the King's revenues. IV. Whither to farm the revenues, may not, in this juncture, be most for the publick service? V. On the publick debts and engagements
by the author of The essay on ways and means. To which is added, a discourse upon improving the revenue of the state of Athens
Printed for James Knapton, at the Crown in St. Paul's Church-yard,
|Physical Description:||2 v. : tables of accounts ; 21 cm (8vo)|
|Place of Publication:|
England -- London.
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|General note:||"A discourse upon improving the revenue of the state of Athens" has a separate title page with imprint "... J. Knapton, 1697", separate pagination, and with register begining on quire Aa (p. ) in vol. 1.|
"An essay on the East-India trade" has a separate undated title page with imprint "... printed for J.K.", separate pagination, and with register begining on quire Aaa (p. ) in vol. 2.
Pagination: , 279, , 62, ; , 241, 243-244, 246-247, 249-250, 252-434, 64 p.,  leaves of plates.
Title-page to vol.2 reads: Discourses on the publick revenues, and on the trade of England. Which more immediately treat of the foreign traffick of this Kingdom. Viz. I. That foreign trade is beneficial to England. II. On the protection and care of trade. III. On the plantation trade. IV. On the East India trade. By the author of The essay on ways and means. To which is added the late essay on the East-India trade. By the same hand. London, Printed for James Knapton, at the Crown in St. Paul's Church-yard, 1698.
With half-title and final advertisement leaf in vol. 1.
|Citation / References note:||ESTC, R9868|
Wing (CD-ROM, 1996), D306
|Language note:||"Written originally in Greek, by Xenophon; and now made English from the original, with some historical notes; by another hand."|
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